Low birth weight is associated with chronic kidney disease only in men.

@article{Li2008LowBW,
  title={Low birth weight is associated with chronic kidney disease only in men.},
  author={Shunan Li and Shaoxing Chen and Michael G. Shlipak and George L Bakris and Peter A. McCullough and James P. Sowers and Lesley Stevens and Claudine Jurkovitz and Sarah J McFarlane and Keith C. Norris and Joseph A. Vassalotti and Michael John Klag and Wendy Weinstock Brown and Andrew S. Narva and D. Steve Calhoun and Barbra A. Johnson and Chamberlain I Obialo and Adam T. Whaley-Connell and Bjoern Becker and Alan J. Collins},
  journal={Kidney international},
  year={2008},
  volume={73 5},
  pages={
          637-42
        }
}
The association of low birth weight and chronic kidney disease was examined in a screened volunteer population by the National Kidney Foundation's Kidney Early Evaluation Program. This is a free, community-based health program enrolling individuals aged 18 years or older with diabetes, hypertension, or a family history of kidney disease, diabetes, or hypertension. Self-reported birth weight was categorized and chronic kidney disease defined as an estimated glomerular filtration rate less than… CONTINUE READING
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